alexa-chipmanAlexa Chipman has worked with companies such as Peninsula Ballet Theatre, Redwood Empire Ballet, Marin Ballet, BrokenSea Audio Productions, Misfits Audio Productions, and Marin Dance Theatre, as well as appearing in the Marin Fringe Festival. Her stage and voice acting credits include The Importance of Being Earnest, Giselle, The Great Divorce, Nutcracker, The Last Unicorn, Napoli, Francis & Sophie: A Victorian Romance, and Twin Stars.

Writing credits include young adult books Supernova, Mawbray, Devoured and the maritime history book Lady Washington: Age of Exploration Merchant Vessel. Her popular podcast Maudelayne has been nominated for eight Parsec awards, and she is published in Silver Leaves Journal.

Theatre reviews on this site are from Sonoma and Marin counties, with occasional reviews from San Francisco. If you have a production you would like reviewed, please contact with information regarding press releases.

Member of the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle and the Marquee Theater Journalists Association.

Gary Gonser theatre journalismGary Gonser has been producing theater productions in Marin for some 20 years. He has designed and built sets for groups in Marin and Sonoma counties and is especially proud of his backstage work with the Montgomery High School Drama Production students. He has an MA in Psychology and is a project manager for business and theatre projects. He co-founded the Novato Theater Foundation in 2004 and created Marin Onstage in 2012 to support high-quality collaborative productions in local venues. He currently produces plays at the Belrose Theatre in San Rafael with the Marin Onstage. His current work can be found at

Member of the San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle